Science Headlines

2014

02.05.14FROM THE LABS

How a Shape-shifting DNA-repair Machine Fights CancerExternal link

Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source reveals inner-workings of essential protein found throughout life.
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02.04.14FROM THE LABS

Big Chill Sets in as RHIC Physics Heats UpExternal link

Run 14 promises highest collision rates enabling exploration of detailed properties of early-universe matter Read More »

02.03.14PRESS RELEASE

Fourteen Teams Win Regional National Science Bowl Competitions, Secure Spots in National Finals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced that 14 teams of middle and high school students won their regional competitions for the 2014 National Science Bowl this past weekend and are advancing to the National Finals in Washington, D.C., in April. Read More »

01.31.14FROM THE LABS

Letting in the LightExternal link

Self-cleaning solar panel coating optimizes energy collection, reduces costs. Read More »

01.30.14ARTICLE

‘Digital Alchemists’ Design New MaterialsExternal link

University of Connecticut researchers supported by the Office of Science are using computers to create custom-tailored compounds. Read More »

01.30.14FROM THE LABS

Berkeley Lab Researcher Proposes Phones and Other Devices as Energy-Saving ToolsExternal link

Putting a smartphone to use even when it’s just sitting in your pocket. Read More »

01.29.14FROM THE LABS

A Look Inside Argonne’s Center for Nanoscale MaterialsExternal link

New video gives inside look at user facility dedicated to bringing out the great potential of materials at minuscule scales. Read More »

01.28.14FROM THE LABS

Plastic Proteins and New Possibilities for InsightExternal link

Berkeley Lab’s Peppytides, interactive models of polypeptide chains, offer new ways to understand nature’s essential machines. Read More »

01.27.14FROM THE LABS

ORNL Study Advances Quest for Better Superconducting MaterialsExternal link

Nearly 30 years after the discovery of high-temperature superconductivity, many questions remain, but an Oak Ridge National Laboratory team is providing insight that could lead to better superconductors. Read More »

01.27.14PRESS RELEASE

Eleven Teams Win Regional National Science Bowl Competitions, Secure Spots in National Finals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced that 11 teams of middle and high school students won their regional competitions for the 2014 National Science Bowl this past weekend and are advancing to the National Finals in Washington, D.C., in April. Read More »

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